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Daily Telegraph
The world's greatest long weekends? 25 incredible microadventuresa quick trip to Europe’s First World War battlefields packs a poignant punch. T
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
a quick trip to Europe’s First World War battlefields packs a poignant punch. Travelling by train, link sites such as Ypres, the Menin Gate (for its Last Post ceremony), Thiepval Memorial and Vimy Ridge. Lighten the mood a little with beer and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Woman's passion for history unlocks tale for generations to comeofficial diary of the company was significant for Robyn’s research. Their firs
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
official diary of the company was significant for Robyn’s research. Their first conflict was the Third Battle of Ypres. Walter wrote ‘Shifted into Front line’. Robyn was able to find this event in the Company Diary from the Australian War... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga on list of 52 Places To Go in 2018lighting installations from the designer David Trubridge romance the majestic t
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
lighting installations from the designer David Trubridge romance the majestic trees after dark. — Elaine Glusac 46. Ypres, Belgium: A World War I survivor, 100 years later. On Nov. 11, 2018, the centennial of the end of the First World War... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Let the events of 1918 shape your travels in 2018Great War Many events and memorials are planned in Europe to mark the end of W
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
Great War Many events and memorials are planned in Europe to mark the end of World War I. The In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, Belgium (for the poem that immortalized red poppies as a symbol of war dead), will present “Traces of War” starting... Read more
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Newham Recorder
MBE for Plaistow bellringer in New Year Honours list Alan Regin with the bells for St George's Memorial Church, Ypres. Picture: Al
Newham Recorder / Posted 19 days ago
Alan Regin with the bells for St George's Memorial Church, Ypres. Picture: Alan Regin A Plaistow bellringer has been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list bybeing made a MBE for... Read more
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Horse and Hound
‘They shall grow not old’: campaign to remember equine and human war deadmetres. ‘Blackie’ served on the Western Front at many of the First World War’s
Horse and Hound / Posted 21 days ago
metres. ‘Blackie’ served on the Western Front at many of the First World War’s major battles, including the Somme, Arras, Ypres… Subscribe to Horse & Hound from just £22.24 (saving up to 40%), plus enjoy exclusive subscriber rewards every month... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
A century of honourLest we forget: The Toronto Avenue Cemetery just outside of Ypres in Belgium wh
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
Lest we forget: The Toronto Avenue Cemetery just outside of Ypres in Belgium where many Australian soldiers have been laid to rest. On Saturday a Belgian stranger will be placing a photo, an Australian flag and a poppy on the grave of a Tamworth man... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cabbie crusaders, life savers, and war heroes. My stories to remember 20171. Remembering the fallen 100 years on Coincidentally I had recently visited t
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
1. Remembering the fallen 100 years on Coincidentally I had recently visited the Toronto Avenue Cemetery near Ypres in Belgium before coincidentally stumbling across the story of another local man that was also buried there. One of my favourite,... Read more
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Gazette News
£117k is catalyst to help region's most vulnerableHouse, which has received the lion’s share of £70,000, plans to build a medical
Gazette News / Posted 25 days ago
House, which has received the lion’s share of £70,000, plans to build a medical centre inside of its future premises in Ypres Road. She said: “For people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, this new centre will be a place for them to... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Traumatised pony finds new home in time for Christmasbelow… ‘Blackie’ served on the Western Front at many of the First World War’s
Horse and Hound / Posted 26 days ago
below… ‘Blackie’ served on the Western Front at many of the First World War’s major battles, including the Somme, Arras, Ypres… The man was given a suspended prison sentence for the way he treated 10 horses he kept on an allotment In the New... Read more
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Daily Mail
Peter Capaldi bowed out as the 12th Timelordwhole episode feeling he was ‘lagging behind.’ He played an army Captain who f
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
whole episode feeling he was ‘lagging behind.’ He played an army Captain who found himself inexplicably transplanted from Ypres in 1914 and wandering into the two Doctors meeting. ‘Is this madness?’ the soldier trembled. ‘Am I going mad?’ - a... Read more
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walesonline
How the news was reported in Wales at Christmas 100-years-agofrom all the theatres that made-up the Great War, from the battles in the Itali
walesonline / Posted 27 days ago
from all the theatres that made-up the Great War, from the battles in the Italian Alps, to heavy artillery fire near Ypres, “sharp fighting” in Alsace, the Russian Armistice, British troops taking Jerusalem, and the latest shipping lost to... Read more
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Ipswich Star
What was Christmas like in Suffolk 100 years ago?Stowe, magazines. The Christmas Eve edition had a report of German troops moun
Ipswich Star / Posted 28 days ago
Stowe, magazines. The Christmas Eve edition had a report of German troops mounting an attack on British positions by the Ypres-Staden railway in Belgium, under heavy artillery barrage, on the Saturday afternoon. But British bombs had been... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The incredible true story of when WWI stopped for enemy armies to celebrate Christmas togetherthe war began in July, the front was deadlocked. The unprecedented losses at th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
the war began in July, the front was deadlocked. The unprecedented losses at the Battles of Tannenberg, the Marne, and Ypres forced the opposing sides into the gruesome trench warfare that WWI is known for. Huddled in their trenches on... Read more
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Business Insider
The incredible true story of when WWI stopped for enemy armies to celebrate Christmas togetherthe war began in July, the front was deadlocked. The unprecedented losses at th
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
the war began in July, the front was deadlocked. The unprecedented losses at the Battles of Tannenberg, the Marne, and Ypres forced the opposing sides into the gruesome trench warfare that WWI is known for. Huddled in their trenches on... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Croydon Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Theresa May pays Christmas tribute to sacrifices of military familiesseparation is especially difficult at Christmas time, and we should all be imme
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
separation is especially difficult at Christmas time, and we should all be immensely grateful for that sacrifice. At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn: ‘O... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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The News and Star
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
The News and Star / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Whitehaven News / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Oxford Mail / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Bury Times
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Bury Times / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Gazette
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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guardian-series
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
guardian-series / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Harrow Times
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Harrow Times / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Gazette News
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Gazette News / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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This is West Country
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
This is West Country / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Bolton News
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Bolton News / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Prime Minister’s seasonal tribute to ‘valiant hearts’ of servicemen and womensacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
sacrifice.” Mrs May added: “At the Passchendaele memorial service at the Menin Gate this July, those gathered sang the Ypres hymn O Valiant Hearts. “This Christmas, as people across the United Kingdom celebrate this special time of year with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Duchess of Cambridge's £119K shopping billnote in a pale grey Catherine Walker coat dress as she visited the Commonwealth
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
note in a pale grey Catherine Walker coat dress as she visited the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery just outside Ypres in Belgium. The Venetian wool coat dress featured hand applique taupe corded lace and the pale grey colour was the... Read more

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